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A day with LaTeX: add extra empty pages at end of the document

July 27, 2012

There are cases when we want to place empty pages at end of our documents. If we are adding constant number of pages, it’s easy. But what it the page count should be dynamic, to for example meet publisher requirements like “page count divisible by 4”? Read more…

A not-so-quick look at the DTP and authoring software

July 26, 2012

Today I’d like to talk about DTP and authoring software. For those who do not know this, DTP stands for Desktop Publishing and I will use terms DTP software and typesetting software interchangeably. How to select good software for task at hand? There seems to be plenty solutions, but which are really good and produce top quality results? Let us see. Read more…

First post, kind of…

July 25, 2012

I believe it is finally time to start some blog. This is not the first time I’m trying it, but who knows – maybe this time it will work out. When I looked at junk I had here, I decided to make a fresh start, that’s why this is first post, but not really “first first post”. Read more…